Location, Location, Location.

Santa Catalina Island is California’s only island resort destination. Whether you are looking for a romantic weekend getaway or are a frequent guest planning another trip to paradise or seeking out the perfect island adventure, Santa Catalina Island is a unique escape from the frenzied pace of mainland life.

Short One Hour Cruise from Nearby Ports

Newport Beach — The Catalina Flyer offers daily departures from Newport Beach for a one hour and fifteen minute cruise to Avalon.

San Pedro — The Catalina Express offers a variety of  departures times from San Pedro for a forty five minute cruise to Avalon.

Long Beach — The Catalina Express offers more than 5 departures times from Long Beach for an hour cruise to Avalon.

Dana Point — The Catalina Express offers two departures from Dana Point for an hour and thirty minute cruise to Avalon.

Spectacular Fifteen Minute Helicopter Ride

Island Express offers transportation From Long Beach and San Pedro to Avalon.

Shuttle to/from Local Airports

Karmel Shuttle offers transportation to and from local airports to all the boat and helicopter terminals.

 Transportation Terminals

Hotel Villa Portofino

Catalina Express Dana Point

Catalina Flyer Newport Beach

Catalina Express Long Beach

Catalina Express San Pedro

Island Express Helicopter

Island Express Helicopter